TITLE

Oriental Aspects of Occidental Faith

AUTHOR(S)
Murphy, Francesca Aran
PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Oct2011, Issue 216, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author discusses the growing number of Muslims who worship at the mosque in Old Aberdeen, Scotland from 1995-2010. She focuses on the expansion of the Muslim population to 2.9 million in 2011 and the estimated number of British citizens who convert every year. She examines the attraction of a foreign religion to young people who are raised as Christians and the loss of traditional religious habits.
ACCESSION #
65920182

 

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